Yuri Kawamura

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Yuri Kawamura
Yuri Kawamura FIFA Women's World Cup CMR vs JPN June 12th, 2015.jpg
Kawamura at the 2015 World Cup
Personal information
Full name Yuri Kawamura
Date of birth (1989-05-17) May 17, 1989 (age 32)
Place of birth Niigata, Niigata, Japan
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 5+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder, Defender
Club information
Current team
Albirex Niigata
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2012 Albirex Niigata 150 (17)
2013 JEF United Chiba 13 (0)
2014–2016 Vegalta Sendai 65 (19)
2017 Albirex Niigata 0 (0)
2017–2018 North Carolina Courage 10 (0)
2019– Albirex Niigata 13
National team
2010–2017 Japan 32 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of end of the 2019 season

Yuri Kawamura (川村 優理, Kawamura Yuri, born May 17, 1989) is a Japanese football player. She played for the Japan national team.

Biography[change | change source]

Kawamura was born in Niigata on May 17, 1989. She played for her local club Albirex Niigata from 2004 to 2012. She moved to JEF United Chiba in 2013 and Vegalta Sendai in 2014. She was selected Best Eleven in 2015 and 2016. In 2017, she returned to Albirex Niigata. In April 2017, she moved to North Carolina Courage. However she could not play many matches for injure. In 2019, she returned to Albirex Niigata again.

On January 13, 2010, Kawamura debuted for the Japan national team against Denmark. She was a member of Japan for 2014 Asian Cup and 2015 World Cup. Japan won the championship at 2014 Asian Cup and 2nd place at 2015 World Cup. She played 32 games and scored 2 goals for Japan until 2017.

Statistics[change | change source]

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Japan national team
Year Apps Goals
2010 2 0
2011 0 0
2012 0 0
2013 2 0
2014 7 1
2015 10 1
2016 8 0
2017 3 0
Total 32 2

References[change | change source]

  1. List of match in 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 at Japan Football Association (in Japanese)

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